This KS2 English quiz will challenge you on writing explanations. Writing explanations are statements that make clear something by describing it in detail. Some of the most popular non-fiction books in school libraries are the explanation books. People love reading books that explain how, why, where, when and what. Explanations are perfect for those who are always asking questions.
If you have an interest in science, you will probably be familiar with explanation books. It's one thing to read explanations, but how good are you at writing explanations?
See if you understand how explanations are different from other types of writing by trying this English quiz.